MONEY STUFF is a do-it-yourself 4-step maths course for Real Life. 

Shirley Conran's Maths Programme: Money Stuff

Download a free copy of this MONEY STUFF for Year 9 Girls as a pdf file (The size is 33MB).

MONEY STUFF can be used as a starter or as a refresher, a complete maths course for anyone that follows the GCSE syllabus. Successfully tested over two years in school, university and by working women, MONEY STUFF gets good feedback from students, teachers, educational professionals and mothers who want to help with homework.

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MONEY STUFF  relates maths to real life and real ambitions.
For example: How to split a pizza bill, understand mobile phone offers and fuel tariffs.

Want to be famous?… Want to use MONEY STUFF to figure your royalties, check that people aren’t ripping you off?… Want to run a restaurant? You’ll need numbers for recipe quantities, you’ll need to understand profit margins, so you know how much to charge.


“I am sure students will become confident in mathematics and never again say, ‘I can’t do maths’.”
Keith Pledger, Former Chair of Examiners at Edexcel

“Shirley Conran has brought maths alive and made it relevant. This will be a must-have book for everyone who wants to make a success of life.” Caroline Shott, CEO, The Learning Skills Foundation

This is a British version of the maths course.

To  get the international version – best if you live in the USA, Australia, Canada or New Zealand, go to ALASTAIR